Dates to Remember

Session Information

Session 1: September 12 - January 21
Session 2: January 23 - May 28

End of Year Recital

Tech Week: May 30 - June 3
Performance: June 4 at 1:00 PM

Classes will not be held on the following dates:

October 10 - Columbus Day
October 31 - Halloween
November 11 - Veterans Day
November 21 to November 28 - Thanksgiving
December 19 to January 2 - Christmas
January16 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 23 to 28 - Parent's Observation WeekPresident's Week
February 20 to 22 - President's Week
April 10 to April 24 - Spring Break
May 27 to 29 - Memorial Day Weekend

Nutcracker Auditions

September 17 - Strand Center Theatre, 25 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901 - Please arrive 15 minutes early to process completed paperwork

  • 1:00 PM - Girls Ages 5-6
  • 1:15 PM - Girls Ages 7-9
  • 1:45 PM - Girls Ages 10-12
  • 2:30 PM - Boys (all ages)
  • 2:45 PM - Girls Ages 12+

*Girls who have been en pointe for 2 years, please bring pointe shoes

*All dancers who audition will be cast

*Non-Refundable fee of $20 is required at the audition. Participation fees vary by age, and will be explained at the parent meeting

For more information and to register, please constant NCBE at: or 518-572-1224 or Alice Schonbek at

LPCA Nutcracker Performances

December 3 & 4


...dedicated to presenting and fostering quality arts, which inspire, enrich, educate and entertain people of all ages.
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

Upcoming Events
03/31/17 - 07:00pm

A worldwide contemporary circus debut

04/01/17 - 01:00pm

Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free...

04/01/17 - 07:00pm

Fly fishing, craft beer, auctions and door prizes. No foolin'.


For ages 2 to 12 years old

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